fbpx

Past Webinars 2020

Available on-demand.

 

Date: 9th December 2020

Hot Topics In The NHS

Host: Minnie Kenworthy 

In this webinar recording, we will be covering the most relevant and pressing topics in the NHS including:

-Talking about the history of NHS in your interview

– NHS handling of COVID-19

– Brexit and NHS

– COVID-19 vaccine

– Dr Bawa-Garba situation

There will be around 20 minutes of discussion with Minnie Kenworthy and approximately 25 minutes for student questions.

Date: 25th November 2020

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Medical Student?

Host: Dr April Diviney

In this webinar recording, we will be covering the key qualities, skills and attributes you need to be a medical student.:

– Organisation and planning

– You can’t know everything

– Asking for help

– Teamwork

– Accepting criticism

There will be around 15 minutes of discussion with Dr April Diviney and approximately 25 minutes for student questions.

Date: 11th November 2020

The Inside Scoop On Medical School Interviews

Host: Minnie Kenworthy and Aaliyah Ahmed

In this webinar recording, we will look into the medical school interviews and talk about the things you should know about the interviews:

– The 2 Types of Interview

– What are your interviewers looking for?

– How to answer the ‘Why medicine?’ question

– How to answer the ‘Hot topics’ question

– Situational Judgement and Ethics

– Role Play Tips And Tricks

There will be around 25 minutes of discussion with Minnie Kenworthy and Aaliyah Ahmed and approximately 20 minutes for student questions.

Date: 28th October 2020

A Day In The Life Of A Surgeon

Host: James Olivier

In this webinar, we were talking to a qualified Surgeon James Olivier (ST5 Registrar in General Surgery), about a day in his life!

We were talking about the process of becoming a Surgeon and also what it is like to be a Surgeon.

James was also answering a lot of questions from the audience and revealed a lot of very interesting information about being a Surgeon.

Date: 14th October 2020

Title: How To Find Medical Work Experience

In this webinar recording, we will cover an overview of How To Find Medical Work Experience:

– The key insight of work experience

– Volunteering

– Online Resources

– 9 recommended books to start with

– Traditional work experience

– Reflection is key

There will be around 25 minutes of discussion with Dr April Diviney and approximately 20 minutes for student questions.

Date: 30th September 2020

Title: Is My Personal Statement Good Enough?

Host: Minnie Kenworthy – 4th Year Medical Student & Dr April Diviney

This is a live webinar with interactive polls. We will cover:

– Importance of a personal statement

– What are Medical Schools looking for?

– Importance of a personal statement

– How to write about the skills they are looking for?

– Top Tips

There will be around 20 minutes discussion from our Medical Student and approximately 20 minutes for student questions.

Date: 16th September 2020

Title: 10 Things You Need To Do To Apply To Medical School

Host: Dr April Diviney

This is a live webinar with interactive polls. We will cover:

– An overview of the application process

– Work Experience

– Personal Statements

There will be around 20 minutes discussion from our Medical Student and approximately 20 minutes for student questions.

Date: 2nd June 2020

Title: Post UCAT – What you need to know

Host: Minnie Kenworthy – 4th Year Medical Student

This is a live webinar with interactive polls. We will cover:

– What is a good UCAT score

– University choices & the UCAT

– What to do if you have a low score & where to apply

There will be around 20 minutes discussion from our Medical Student and approximately 20 minutes for student questions.

Date: 19th June 2020

Title: How to reflect on work experience correctly

Host: Dr April Diviney

This is a live webinar with interactive polls. We will cover:

– The importance of reflection

– Reflection frameworks

– Two examples of great reflection

There will be around 20 minutes discussion from our Medical Student and approximately 20 minutes for student questions. 

Date: 4th June 2020

Title: An Introduction to Asthma

Host: Minnie Kenworthy – 4th Year Medical Student

This is a live webinar with interactive polls. We will cover:

– The pathophysiology and symptoms of Asthma

– Treatment within a GP setting 

– Treatment within an emergency setting

There will be around 20 minutes discussion from our Medical Student and approximately 20 minutes for student questions. 

Date: 19th May 2020

Title: Work Experience During Lockdown

Host: Dr April Diviney

This webinar looks at a variety of alternative options to traditional work experience. We look at some great volunteering options, online resources, books, blogs and news resouces that all students can access.

Date: 8th May 2020

Title: Learning About ‘Heart Attacks’

Host: Minnie Kenworthy – 4th Year Medical Student

This webinar covers some intermediate heart anatomy as well as looking at the common idea of a ‘heart attack’. It also looks at a common management plan as well as how they can prevents. There is also a Q&A session at the end.

Date: 27th April 2020

Title: Being an A&E Doctor during COVID-19

Host: Dr April Diviney

This webinar was a second version of the webinar on the 9th April 2020. We had to run two webinars due to demand. They both cover the same topic.

Go to past webinars – 2021

Subscribe for the latest advice & guidance straight to your inbox 🙂